April 9, 2014

7th “Stand Against Racism” At Hinds Plaza April 25

On Friday, April 25, 2014, the YWCA Princeton will host the 7th annual Stand Against Racism™ (SAR). The gathering is at Hinds Plaza outside Princeton Public Library starting at 5:45 p.m. 

There will be musical entertainment, including the Latin dancers “Mas Flow, The “Pledge Against Racism” will be given, followed by a talk, “Is Racism Holding Up/Delaying Immigration Reform?,” by Patricia Fernandez-Kelly, senior lecturer from Princeton University, and Poonam Bhuchar, a legal expert based in Princeton.

Light refreshments will be provided. Event sponsors include Princeton Human Services, Princeton Public Library, LWV, CFPA, and other organizations.

The “Stand” is a national movement of the YWCA that aims to eliminate racism by raising awareness. Last year, more than 300,000 people participated at “Stand” events organized by various companies, governments, schools, communities, and more.